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workers. let's talk to chris edwards director of tax and policy at the kato institute. but besides this number 143,000 workers, when everybody has basketball getting laid off. average civilian pay, average federal workday, $134,000. that is $32,000 more than the average pay. that is astonishing. >> if you look at total compensation, the average worker does $124,000 a year versus $68,000 a year. the benefits are amazing. they get a 401(k) styled pension and they get high job security. they are laid off one quarter of the rate that high workers are. we don't want to draw the best and most skilled workers in washington. >> it is interesting to me, people seem to know this. 67% of us think that the people in the private sector work harder than those in the public sector. the federal workforce has more machine money. we are supposed to be having budget cuts. why isn't anyone looking for it. this is one of the areas where republicans have pushed for spending restraint. there is a lot of money here. federal workers outside of the military cost us $240 billion a year. 100,000 beurocrats in
into bankruptcy. joe? >> stick around. i feel like ralph edwards of "this is your life." david do you recollect have something or or just calling in to talk because you saw me on the air? >> caller: the idea that you work your full 12-hour shift is unbelievable. >> well, thanks for calling. the nice and the ice, it rhymes and everything? >> you know, i think having been able to do a little reporting late in the day, to tell you what i'm starting to hear is price terms. others reported you might see a deal. what i can tell you is that the ice exchange is very close to acquiring nyse for a deal worth rafael $33 a share. it would be two-thirds in stock, one third in cash is what i'm hearing. if you back into the math on that, you end up with a ratio somewhere around 1.7 for each ice share and add in 11 bucks in cash, you get to around $33 a share. that's what i'm hearing at this point, joe, for a deal that could be as soon as tomorrow morning from what we're hearing. unclear as whether the board has signed off on it as of yet. the deal value total and $8 billion. that includes debt. the nyse has b
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